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6-year-old Girl Taken To A Mental Health Facility Without Parental Consent

6-year-old Girl Taken To A Mental Health Facility Without Parental Consent

The left has been working hard over the years to put individual responsibility into the hands of the government. Inhibition of parental rights has reached a frightening level, leaving well-meaning parents to battle a system they are forced to support. A Florida mother and her daughter became victims of overreach […]
It’s True – Therapy Can Actually Make You A Better Parent 

It’s True – Therapy Can Actually Make You A Better Parent 

Being a mom is a rewarding gift – but it is also challenging and often overwhelming.  And for moms struggling with postpartum depression or other anxiety disorders – parenting can seem almost impossible. But instead of encouraging struggling moms to seek professional counseling, society often pressures moms to just “grin […]
How To Discipline A Child with ADHD

How To Discipline A Child with ADHD

Every parent has a different way they discipline their child, but some parents unknowingly cause more harm than good. From grounding their children to screaming at them, to expecting them to behave a certain way without telling them ahead of time their expectations, many children become confused during the discipline […]
A Tragic Case in Canada Serves As a Cautionary Tale for Parents in the U.S.

A Tragic Case in Canada Serves As a Cautionary Tale for Parents in the U.S.

The laws of the United States and many other nations mandate that a minor is anyone under the age of eighteen, and thereby subject to the guidance of their parent or legal guardian. Teens cannot vote, establish a residency on their own, or enter military service before this milestone, and […]
Longer Paid Family Leave Helps Moms Fight Postpartum Depression

Longer Paid Family Leave Helps Moms Fight Postpartum Depression

Moms who have just given birth and hold a full-time job are often put in a position to have to choose between caring for their baby and going back to work. Some companies offer generous leave policies, while some moms barely take a week off before they head back to […]
California Takes Another Right Away That Cost A Child Her Life

California Takes Another Right Away That Cost A Child Her Life

As the nation teeters on a political divide, one of the most liberal states attempts to tip the scales into demise.  California is relentlessly pursuing a completely government run population where they are able to dictate the future of our children.  Turns out the public school system does not know […]
PTSD From Losing A Child Is Real And Misunderstood 

PTSD From Losing A Child Is Real And Misunderstood 

  When people think of PTSD they usually picture a war-torn veteran, struggling to adjust to civilian life. While this picture is not wrong, it doesn’t encompass the whole population of sufferers. Mothers who have lost their children experience a kind of grief that is lingering, relentless, and often debilitating. […]
We Must Stop Labeling And Drugging Our Kids For Acting Like Kids 

We Must Stop Labeling And Drugging Our Kids For Acting Like Kids 

In the good old days, kids would run around enjoying an active lifestyle and no one thought anything of it. Sure – many had trouble staying entertained in the car and might have been distracted at school wanting to go outside for recess – but adults never gave it a […]
Lessons Learned From Living With A Depressed Teenager 

Lessons Learned From Living With A Depressed Teenager 

Depression takes no prisoners, and for teenagers who are struggling with changing hormones and intense life changes, it is a major battle that is crippling an entire generation. With an estimated 20 percent of teens struggling with depression, and some even taking their own lives – depression is something that […]
7 Stress Relieving Moments Parents Can Take

7 Stress Relieving Moments Parents Can Take

It’s no secret parents don’t get a lot of personal time, but that is even more reason to make the most of the moments you do get.  Being a parent is hard- yet rewarding- work that begins with children jumping on your bed and ends with an exhausting battle over […]